Course Overview
Introduction to Book & Claim
(Market Based Measures)
This self-paced e-learning course offers an introduction to market-based accounting, the constraints of physical accounting, and the potential benefits of market-based accounting for transport decarbonization. You will be introduced to the SFC Market-Based Measures (MBM) Accounting Framework and learn its fundamental principles.
Discounts applicable for group bookings. SFC Members enjoy member-discount rates. Select Payment Option 2   below, for more information. 
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Self paced course
3-4 Hours
The differences between market based and physical greenhouse gas  (GHG) emission accounting for transportation.
The constraints associated with physical GHG accounting with respect to incentivizing transportation decarbonization.
Terminology associated with corporate GHG emission inventories that utilize physical and/or market based accounting approaches.
Fundamental concepts that underpin SFC's Market Based Measures Accounting Framework such as 'LETs', and the difference between 'direct' and 'indirect' booking and claiming.
Key constraints that ensure high quality participation in SFC's Market Based Measures Accounting Framework. 
What this means in the context of emissions reporting, GLEC & ISO 14083 and your organization's decarbonization strategy.
What a chain of custody model is and the general differences between book and claim, mass balance, and physical separation chain of custody models. 
The four organisation types, how they relate to each other, and what roles they play when collaborating in a book and claim context.
How to use the framework to apply book and claim tools. 

What's Included?



Book & Claim


ISO 14083


Who is this course for? 
This self-paced e-training is designed as an introduction for sustainability, logistics and accounting professionals who want to calculate logistics emissions and take action. 
If you are new to book and claim or market-based accounting,  or you are just getting started with emissions accounting or you are refreshing on concepts after previous study and review then this course will provide you necessary fundamentals to understand this topic. The Introduction to Book & Claim e-training covers the SFC Market Based Measures Accounting Framework, key concepts and terms, and how to apply these tools in your own organization. 
Once you have learned the fundamentals you will be well equipped to join our live virtual workshop Book & Claim in Practice [coming soon].

Essential Information for Your Learning Journey

Course Type  

Self Paced Course

Self-Paced E-Learning courses offer the flexibility to learn at your convenience. These courses are designed as comprehensive modules that you can progress through at your own pace, ensuring a personalized learning experience that fits your schedule. Ideal for building foundational knowledge, these courses provide a thorough introduction to key concepts in freight sustainability.
Introductory Level:
Introductory level courses are tailored for those new to the subject or looking to build a foundational understanding. These courses require no prior knowledge and are designed to equip you with the essential concepts and skills to start your learning journey in freight sustainability. They serve as a solid base for further study.


This course typically range from 3 to 4 hours of content, which you can complete at your convenience.

Payment Options  

Option 1:  Enroll & Pay Now    
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SFC Members & group bookings, please select  payment option 2 in order to qualify for discounts. 

Option 2:  Enroll Now & Pay Later
Select 'Enroll Now & Pay Later' to reserve your course seat. Our team will reach out to you with an invoice and detailed payment instructions via email. SFC Members and group bookings select this option.